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Undocumented Student Programs


UCR’s department of Undocumented Student Programs (USP) supports undocumented students and immigration-impacted students to succeed in higher education and prepare post-graduation.

USP provides the following services:

  • One-on-one advising on academic, housing, and financial aid resources
  • CA Dream Act assistance
  • DACA assistance
  • Free legal services through the UC Immigrant Legal Service Center
  • Undocu Ally training for staff and faculty
  • Grad school planning
  • USP Lending Library
  • The Butterfly Project 
  • Thrive & Succeed Program
  • Other Leadership opportunities
  • The R’Dream Scholarship and Book Grant

To learn more about our services, visit, email, and follow us on Instagram.

Have a question as a prospective or incoming student?

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Resources for prospective undocumented students: